Allen Guttmann

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General Information

Name: Allen Guttmann

Pen Name: None

Genres: History

Born: 1932 Chicago

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Biographical and Professional Information

Allen Guttman is a Professor of English and American Studies at Amhurst College.

Published Works

  • Jewish Writer in America: Assimilation and the Crisis of Identity, Oxford University Press, 1978 (Updated Version 2002)
  • From Ritual to Record: The Nature of Modern Sport, Columbia University Press, 1978
  • Sports Spectators, Columbia University Press, 1986
  • A Whole New Ball Game: An Intrepretation of American Sports, University of North Carolina Press, 1988
  • Women's Sports: A History, Columbia University Press, 1991
  • The Olympics: A History of the Modern Games, University of Illinois Press, 1992
  • Games and Empires: Modern Sports and Cultural Imperialism, Columbia University Press, 1994
  • Sports: The First Five Millennia, University of Massachusetts Press, 2007

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

A Whole New Ball Game: An Interpretation of American Sports

ISBN: 0807842206
Release Date: 1988-05-31

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The Olympics: A History of the Modern Games (Illinois History of Sports)

ISBN: 0252070461
Release Date: 2002-01-09

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Allen Guttmann on WorldCat

Allen Guttmann on Amazon


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